We are attempting to breed an improved winter laying chicken. Crosses of breeds bearing suitable traits are informing the next steps.
Introduction of the pea-combed trait has been difficult. Many pea-combed breeds carry the unwanted Mahogany trait and the Lt Brahmas prove to be unambitious breeders.
Susan with Blue Marans x Welsummer bred at Stonefield
Naturally raised lamb and resilient sheep from the Highlands of Northern New Mexico
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